Pro Sports

Dallas Cowboys

Dallas Cowboys

Address: One AT&T Way, Arlington, TX 76011 - MAP
Phone: (817) 892-4000
Web: attstadium.com
Web: www.dallascowboys.com

Racking up the most consecutive winning seasons and setting more NFL records than any other team, The Dallas Cowboys are known as America's Team.

Playing in the Eastern Division, the Cowboys have the largest fan base of any team in any sport in the history of the U.S. The Cowboys have an unchallenged attendance streak, selling out 160 regular and post-season games, 79 straight sell-outs at Texas Stadium and 81 straight sell-outs on the road. They have a record of 8 SuperBowl appearances and 8 NFC championships.

The Cowboys are also the highest valued sports franchise in the history of the U.S., valued at $3.2 billion.

They are headquartered in Valley Ranch in Irving, Texas, a suburb of Dallas. Their new stadium, AT&T Stadium, previously named Cowboys Stadium, is a $1.3 billion engineering marvel and includes a retractable domed roof with expandable seating for up to 100,000 spectators located in Arlington.

The stadium's gigantic high-definition television screen is the largest of its kind in the world, measuring 2,100 inches diagonally.

Dallas Mavericks

Dallas Mavericks

Address: 2500 Victory Ave, Dallas, TX 75219 - MAP
Phone: (214) 747-MAVS
Web: www.americanairlinescenter.com
Web: www.mavs.com

Get yourself to a Dallas Mavericks basketball game and check out the hoopla at the American Airlines Center. This sports team, owned by techno titan Mark Cuban, has won three division titles (1987, 2007, 2010), one conference championship (2006), and one NBA Championship (2011).

The Dallas Mavericks are a premier, professional basketball team and members of the Southwest Division of the Western Conference of the NBA.

The team has enjoyed its share of successes, beginning with three division titles and one conference championship in 2006. After being purchased by internet millionaire Mark Cuban, the Dallas Mavericks returned to glory in 2001 and have racked up winning seasons in the years following.

One of their biggest rivals are fellow-Texans, the San Antonio Spurs.

Dallas Stars

Dallas Stars

Address: 2500 Victory Ave, Dallas, TX 75219 - MAP
Phone: (214) 387-5500
Web: www.americanairlinescenter.com
Web: stars.nhl.com

Face off for fun at a Dallas Stars professional hockey game. The NHL team plays at the American Airlines Center and has won the Stanley Cup and seven division titles.

The Dallas Stars are a Stanley Cup championship professional ice hockey team founded in 1967. The team plays at the American Airlines Center and are members of the Pacific Division of the Western Conference in the NHL.

The Stars won the Stanley Cup in 1999, along with seven division titles and two Western Conference championships.

The team played in the Reunion Arena until 2001, when they moved to the 18,500-seat American Airlines Center.

FC Dallas

FC Dallas

Address: 9200 World Cup Way, Frisco, TX 75034 - MAP
Phone: (469) 365-0000
Web: www.fcdallas.com

Get ready for some fast-paced fun and sports action at an FC Dallas soccer game. The professional team plays at the Toyoya Stadium. The combination of a world-class stadium and a sports park make Toyota Stadium one of the best and most unique soccer facilities in the world. Included in the facility is the 20,500 state-of-the-art pro soccer stadium and 17 tournament-sized fields.

Hiking, Biking & Trails

Boulder Park

Boulder Park

Address: 3200 W Red Bird Ln, Dallas, TX 75237 - MAP
Phone: (214) 670-4100
Web: www.dallasparks.org

Hike or bike on one of the best recreation trails in the area in Boulder Park. Mountain bikers swear by the long uphill stretches and birders rave about the beauty and diversity of species that can be found there.

Cedar Hill State Park

Cedar Hill State Park

Address: 1570 West FM 1382, Cedar Hill, TX 75104 - MAP
Phone: (972) 291-3900
Web: www.tpwd.state.tx.us

Get back to nature at the gorgeous 1,826 acre urban nature preserve known as Cedar Hill State Park. You can enjoy plenty of recreational activities here like mountain biking, bird watching, hiking, jogging, boating, fishing and swimming.

Dallas Segway Tours

Dallas Segway Tours

Address: 603 Munger Ave, Dallas, TX 75202 - MAP
Phone: (972) 821-9054
Web: www.dallassegwaytours.com

Glide with the 1st class, original and most respected Segway touring company in North Texas. Dallas Segway Tours provides up front pricing with NO hidden last minute fees. Tour Guides are Certified Dallas Tourism Ambassadors and each are seasoned Segway professionals with many years of experience leading Segway tours.

Turtle Creek Leisure Trail

Turtle Creek Leisure Trail

Address: 2400 Turtle Creek Blvd, Dallas, TX 75219 - MAP
Phone: (214) 670-4100
Web: www.dallascityhall.com

Explore the scenic Turtle Creek Leisure Trail. Not prone to overcrowding, the recreation trail is a favorite among joggers and hikers. Reverchon Park serves as the trailhead and is essentially known as the "Central Park" of Dallas.

Watersports

Just For Fun

Just For Fun

Address: 1 Eagle Point Dr, Lewisville, TX 75077 - MAP
Phone: (972) 420-9700
Web: www.jffdfw.com

Get out and play on the water, thanks to the watercraft rentals at Just For Fun. Whether you're looking for a 100-passenger party boat with a water slide, a jet ski, a ski boat or pontoon, the folks at Just For Fun will hook you up with everything in the realm of water recreation.

Plenty Of Thrills

Cavanaugh Flight Museum

Cavanaugh Flight Museum

Address: 4572 Claire Chennault, Addison, TX 75001 - MAP
Phone: (972) 380-8800
Web: www.cavanaughflightmuseum.com

Don't just view the fighter aircraft at Cavanaugh Flight Museum, go for a ride! That's right, you can step up to be a passenger on any of the daily flight outings. Unusual helicopters and other machines of flight are on display and available for rides, too.

Lone Star Park

Lone Star Park

Address: 1000 Lone Star Pkwy, Grand Prairie, TX 75050 - MAP
Phone: (972) 263-RACE (7223)
Web: www.lonestarpark.com

Play the ponies at Lone Star Park, where the racing season is year round. You'll have the change to wager on live races many weekends, and there's plenty of simulcast action to keep things interesting in the off-season.

Malibu Speed Zone

Malibu Speed Zone

Address: 11130 Malibu Dr, Dallas, TX 75229 - MAP
Phone: (972) 247-7223
Web: speedzone.com

Get behind the wheel and experience the thrill of high-speed racing at Malibu Speed Zone. Drive a double kart through hairpin turns, rev up a 300-horsepower dragster, or check out the single-kart turbo track. A roller coaster, mini golf, bowling, and arcade round out the fun.

Six Flags Over Texas

Six Flags Over Texas

Address: 2201 Road to Six Flags St E, Arlington TX 76011 - MAP
Phone: (817) 640-8900
Web: www.sixflags.com

One of the oldest and still the biggest amusement park in the state, Six Flags Over Texas delivers just your dose of adrenaline. If you're a roller-coaster junkie, you'll find plenty to ride all day. Or if family-friendly attractions are your style, check out the Looney Tunes USA section.

Texas Motor Speedway

Texas Motor Speedway

Address: 3545 Lone Star Cir, Fort Worth, TX 76177 - MAP
Phone: (817) 215-8500
Web: www.texasmotorspeedway.com

Get your motor runnin' at Texas Motor Speedway, where there's always smoke on the track. NASCAR, IndyCar, truck and dirt track races provide plenty of variety throughout the racing season.

Zero Gravity
Family Friendly Attraction

Zero Gravity

Address: 11131 Malibu Dr, Dallas TX 75229 - MAP
Phone: (972) 484-8359
Web: www.gojump.com

What goes up, must come down. And when you go up at Zero Gravity, expect to come down out of the sky at top speeds! Try all five rides, because with names like The Texas Blastoff, Nothin' But Net and The Skyscraper, you know you're in for one wild ride at this attraction.

Get ready to experience high-flying thrills at Zero Gravity in Dallas. This collection of gravity-defying rides has got your name on it. So strap yourself in, keep your eyes open and brace yourself for a free-falling afternoon of excitement.

As one of the top attractions in Dallas, Zero Gravity offers five adrenaline-pumping rides. Choose just one (bet you can't!) or go for the whole enchilada for a specially reduced price.

Zero Gravity opened in 1992 with just one ride − the seven-story Bungee Tower − and hasn't slowed down since.

Other death-defying thrill rides at Zero Gravity include:

  • The Skycoaster − It'll send you soaring through the air at 60 mph, where you'll linger at 100 feet, then drop right down as your stomach follows close behind.
  • The Texas Blastoff − Picture a giant slingshot with you in it. You'll rocket 150 feet up in the air at 70 mph, then come back down in a twisting, topsy-turvy free fall.
  • Nothin' But Net − Ever wondered what it's like to drop from a 16-story tower? Here's your chance to find out! You'll freefall into a safety net with (gulp!) no bungee, no cords and no harness. It doesn't get anymore real than this.
  • The Skyscraper − If you're ready for some G's, the Skyscraper is ready to deliver. Sit down and relax in a 165-foot propeller − until takeoff, that is. You'll get whipped around until you reach Four G's.

Leisure

Dr Pepper StarCenter

Dr Pepper StarCenter

Address: 12700 N Stemmons Frwy, Farmers Branch, TX 75234 - MAP
Phone: (214) 432-3131
Web: stars.nhl.com

Strap on your skates and glide across the ice at one of the Dr Pepper StarCenters. Show off your skills during the public skating sessions, take a figure skating lesson or join the hockey league for some sports action.

Euless Address: 1400 S Pipeline, Euless, TX 76040 - MAP
Phone: (817) 267-4233

Frisco Address: 2601 Avenue of the Stars, Frisco, TX 75034 - MAP
Phone: (214) 387-5600

McKinney Address: 6993 Stars Ave, McKinney, TX 75070 - MAP
Phone: (469) 675-8325

Plano Address: 4020 W Plano Pkwy, Plano, TX 75093 - MAP
Phone: (972) 758-7528

Richardson Address: 522 Centennial Blvd, Richardson, TX 75081 - MAP
Phone: (972) 680-7825

Valley Ranch Address: 211 Cowboys Pkwy, Irving, TX 75063 - MAP
Phone: (972) 444-0540

Bass Pro Shops

Bass Pro Shops

Address: 2501 Bass Pro Dr, Grapevine, TX 76051 - MAP
Phone: (972) 724-2018
Web: www.basspro.com

Shop the outdoor enthusiasts' paradise, Bass Pro Shops. The store resembles a hunting lodge on steroids, with indoor waterfalls and ponds to try out the latest fishing gear. Kids fishing events, hunting and fly-fishing workshops turn the store into much more than a shopping experience.

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